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Current Population Survey: Voter Supplement File, 1992 (ICPSR 6365)
Principal Investigator(s): United States Department of Commerce. Bureau of the Census
This survey provides data on labor force activity for the week prior to the survey. Comprehensive data are available on the employment status, occupation, and industry of persons 15 years old and over. Personal characteristics such as age, sex, race, marital status, veteran status, household relationships, educational background, and Hispanic origin are also provided. Questions unique to this supplement pertain to citizenship, voting status, and registration status and were asked of respondents aged 18 or older. Data on telephone availability are also included.
Series: Current Population Survey Series
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U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census. CURRENT POPULATION SURVEY: VOTER SUPPLEMENT FILE, 1992. ICPSR version. Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census [producer], 1992. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1997. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR06365.v1
Persistent URL: http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR06365.v1
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: census data, demographic characteristics, employment, Hispanic origins, households, labor force, national elections, population characteristics, population estimates, unemployment, voter attitudes, voter registration, voters, voting behavior
Geographic Coverage: United States
Date of Collection:
Universe: All persons in the civilian noninstitutionalized population of the United States living in households.
Data Types: survey data
Data Collection Notes:
The codebook and data collection instrument are provided as a Portable Document Format (PDF) file. The PDF file format was developed by Adobe Systems Incorporated and can be accessed using the Adobe Acrobat Reader. Information on how to obtain a copy of the Acrobat Reader is provided through the ICPSR Website on the Internet.
Sample: The probability sample selected to represent the universe consists of approximately 57,000 households.
Original ICPSR Release: 1995-01-11
- 1997-08-13 The following documentation attachments have been replaced: Attachment 6, the data dictionary, Attachment 9, Adults data dictionary, and Attachment 10, Supplement Tallies of Unweighted Counts. In addition, the codebook and data collection instrument are now available as a PDF file.
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